Glenney Family History

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Glenney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Glenny.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Lenney, Glenna, Glancey, Glenn, Glenny, Penney, Denney, Clenney

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Glenney Family Origin

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Glenney Family Occupations

What did your Glenney ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Glenney. 44% of Glenney men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Glenney women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Glenney were Bookkeeper and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Agent
  • Asst Engineer
  • Bookkeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Cook
  • Income
  • Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Glenney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Glenney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glenney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 390 immigration records available for the last name Glenney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 382 military records available for the last name Glenney. For the veterans among your Glenney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glenney Life Expectancy

What is the average Glenney lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Glenney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Glenney in 1950 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glenney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glenney ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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